Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 14:52:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 83%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.43 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.8"||951.46 mi||west||0° 04' 40.4"||5.36 mi||south||951.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 17.1"||757.41 mi||east||2° 16' 20.1"||156.28 mi||south||778.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barisal||Thu 8:52 PM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm||N|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 8:22 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||WNW|
|Chittagong||Thu 8:52 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||NNE|
|Kolkata||Thu 8:22 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm||NNW|
|Khulna||Thu 8:52 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm||N|
|Howrah||Thu 8:22 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm||NNW|
|Jessore||Thu 8:52 PM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||N|
|Chandpur||Thu 8:52 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||N|
|Comilla||Thu 8:52 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||NNE|
|Dhaka||Thu 8:52 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||N|
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